Group Activities

Do you have a team, group, organization, or just gaggle of friends who’d like to learn something together? MakeICT would love to help! Contact info@makeict.org to schedule your event. Your costs include materials and help fund our efforts to increase access to tools in Wichita.

2018 Group Activities

Our activities are recommended for groups of 10-20 people. All programs are subject to instructor availability. We recommend inquiring at least one month in advance for scheduling.

For All Ages

These events are suitable for both kids and adults! Children at MakeICT must be supervised so we recommend at least one adult for every two children during these activities.

Screenprint Jam

Drop into our printshop for a two hour come-and-go event. You provide a black and white image of your t-shirt design and bring whatever materials you’d like for a single color print. Once the event is scheduled we’ll need your design at least 10 days in advance to prepare the screen. You’ll get to watch us print designs on shirts, bags, hoodies, anything!
Cost: $30 design setup fee, $5 per garment. 10-40 shirts, or $200 flat rate

Screenprint Jam

Dye Scarves

We’ll provide scarves and dye, you pick your colors and have fun making them. These scarves make lovely gifts.
Cost: $10 per scarf, 10-30 scarves, or $250 flat rate

Scarf Dying

Laser Ornaments

Spend an afternoon making and coloring laser cut ornaments. We’ll provide markers and tables, you provide the design. Number of ornaments we can cut in two hours depends on the complexity of the design but we can usually make 20-40. We’ll use birch plywood that loves to be colored, dyed, painted and glued on.
Cost: $150 two hour event, up to 20 people

Laser Cut Ornaments for group coloring

Age 12 and up

Ceramics Charms

Create your own charms that we’ll glaze and return to you, or glaze the charms that we’ve pre-made. Both activities could be done over multiple visits.
Cost: $150 per visit
Time: 1 hour

Create or glaze jewelry in our ceramics studio

Bags We All Make

Learn to sew canvas bags with sturdy grommets and rope handles that will last for years. For an extra $5 per bag this can be combined with screenprinting.
Cost: $10 per bag, 10 bag minimum or $200 flat rate
Time: 2 hours

Bags We All Make

Coin Rings

Make a ring from a 90% silver coin. 50 cent piece for larger fingers, or a quarter for smaller fingers. You’ll learn to use the punch, doming block, arbor press, mandrel, oxy-propane torch, and polishing equipment.
Cost: $35 per person, 6-10 people or $300 flat rate

Coin Rings

Hello Arduino

Learn to program your own Arduino nano with blinky LED lights and a sensor. You’ll plug it into a USB port and write your own code. Take home your own Arduino Nano starter kit.

Cost: $20 per person, 5-10 people or $250 flat rate

Arduino Nano, pre-hookup

Rock Painting

Paint kindness rocks to leave positive messages to each other. We’ll bring all the supplies so everyone can paint at many rocks.

Kindness Rock Painting

Cost: $200 flat rate.

Age 16 and up

Electronics Boot Camp

Learn basic electronics and how to solder by putting together a simple project. Learn about voltage, current and resistance while putting together a slick little power regulator with digital read out.

Electronics Boot Camp

Cost: $200, 6-10 people

Space Painting

Find the street artist within you to create spray paint space painting art.

Cost: $250 flat rate

Space Painting